Wright Lab is a part of the Yale Department of Physics.  We offer faculty, research scientist, postdoctoral, graduate student, postgraduate, and undergraduate positions.  Please see below for current openings.  Please also see our department’s opportunities page for additional opportunities. 

If you are a prospective graduate student, please see our page with information for prospectives.

Research Scientist Position

Research Scientist – Relativistic Heavy-Ion Research Group – Physics Department – Yale University

Postdoctoral Associate Position

There is a postdoctoral associate opening in the Heeger group; more information coming soon.

Graduate Student Positions

If you are a prospective student, please see our information for prospectives.
If you are a current student who is interested in working on a project that is not listed below, please feel free to contact the relevant faculty / PI of the project.

Postgraduate Opportunities

Postgraduate Associate positions are short term training positions for recent college graduates who seek research experience prior to graduate school.  

If you would like to learn more, please contact us.

Please also see Wright Lab DOE Research Traineeship for Diversity in Nuclear Physics

Undergraduate Opportunities

If you are a prospective student, please see our information for prospectives.

Undergraduate opportunities are available during both the academic year and the summer.  Faculty who may have openings for undergraduate researchers are as follows:

For those interested in summer research, please see also the Yale Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

Data Science and Fundamental Physics

Data science projects in fundamental physics at Wright Lab